zeloso

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Etymology[edit]

Zelo (zeal) +‎ -oso (-ous), from Ancient Greek ζήλος (zḗlos, zeal; jealousy).

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zeloso m (feminine zelosa, plural zelosos, feminine plural zelosas; comparable)

  1. jealous (careful in the protection of something one has or appreciates)
  2. jealous; envious
  3. zealous (exhibiting enthusiasm or strong passion)

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